In spite of the severe droughts of the
spring that were followed by severe summer floods in North Korea, the rice harvest has proven
thus far to be part..
A continual number of deaths within North
Korea’s kyohwaso [reeducation camps, which function as prisons] from torture
and beatings has prompted leader Kim Jong Un to order..
Koryolink, one of two major
telecommunications providers in North Korea, has recently amended its number
assignment policy to incorporate Kim Il Sung’s birth year, Daily NK..
As the number of women in North Korea
supporting their families through their market income grows, the rights of
housewives are sharply increasing as well. As women’s right..
In a bid to reduce noise pollution and accidents amid the growing use of motorcycles, the North Korean authorities have issued a fresh ban on the vehicles, Daily NK has lea..
The number of North Korean mobile phone
users has reached 3 million people. According to sources inside the country,
phone subscription costs provide a valuable source of..
A complex in South Pyongan Province’s
Sunchon housing sports and entertainment facilities is said to be nearing
completion after the project was launched last year with the..
A burgeoning population of mobile phone
users in North Korea coupled with the installation of cell towers along the
Sino-North Korean border has led to greater coverage f..
With the completion of apartments at the
Mirae (future) Scientists’ Street, units are being allotted to residents, but the lack of heat and electricity in the new facilities..
The obsession with mobile phones among
younger people has extended into the borders of North Korea, prompting many
university students to go beyond their means to own a pho..